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Liver disease cause

Decreased potassium. Increased bun,protein, acids and increased ammonia

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Don't give what fluid in liver doc

Lacerated ringers

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Complication of neomycin therapy

Vitamin deficiency

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Normal bowel sound

5 to 34 rumbles a minute

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Listen to bowel sound for how long

2-5 minutes each quad

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Liver dx bilirubin

Unconjugated or indirect

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Gall bladder dx bilirubin

Conjugated or direct

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Ruptured spleen symptoms

Left shoulder pain ie kehrs sign
Hypotension soap horseshoesa

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Liver functions

Detoxify blood
Bile
Synthesis amino acids
Albumin,prothrombin, fibrinogen
Converts glucose to glycogen and ammonia into urea

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Cullen's sign

Ecchymosis on umbilicus

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Grey turners

Bruising if flanks caused by pancreatitis

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Pulmonary complications of pancreatitis

Ards, elevated diaphragm bibasilar rales, atelectasis especially left base

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Kurnigs sign

Pain hamstring and neck during flexion of leg. Meningeal irritation

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Signs of bowel infarction

Hypoactive bs, hyperressonance & abd tenderness, absence of dullness in liver

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Liver dx never have low

Potassium

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Liver dx don't wAnt increased

Bun
Protein
Acids

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Increased ammonia

Hepatic encephalopathy

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What can contribute it hepatic encephalopathy

Diuretics(low potassium)
Acute infection
Gi bleeding